The Homeschool Project Podcast

The Homeschool Project Podcast

One family's decision to homeschool, take hold of their children's education, and raise well-rounded kids. Listen as we discuss homeschooling, alternative education, parenting, and re-designing your family's life. If you have any questions or comments contact us at thehomeschoolprojectpodcast@gmail.com. Follow us on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Spotify, Stitcher, IHeart Radio, and TuneIn+Alexa and leave us a review. You can also follow us on Instagram and Facebook at homeschool_project_podcast. Enjoy. Anita and Nathan https://thehomeschoolprojectpodcast.buzzsprout.com/"Lets Light A Fire They Can't Put Out."- The Homeschool Project Podcast

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April 11, 2021 62 min

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the pleasure of Dr. Jennie Germann Molz joining us for a conversation. Dr. Molz is a Professor of Sociology at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester Massachusetts and is the author of the newly released book, The World Is Our Classroom: Extreme Parenting and the Rise of Worldschooling.   

Drawing on interviews with parents and stories from the blogs they publish during their...

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Thank you Jake for participating! We love hearing from our homeschool dads.

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Hello and welcome back to the campfire!  Today it's just Nathan and I.  We woke up early on a Saturday morning to record with a cup of coffee.  We wanted to talk about how to fill your cup.  How do you recharge every day?  What do you do to keep your energy level high and your internal fire burning?  Today we discussed what we do and our routine for keeping our personal lives going strong in the midst of parenting and homeschoo...

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Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!
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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Haley and Chad from All In Ollies joining us. Their story begins with Chad having a brush with death while flying, which led them to decide to prioritize things in their life.  They took their children out of traditional school, eventually sold their home and most of their possessions, purchased an old school bus,  and hit the road to start truly living.  Their story shows us al...

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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! On today's episode Nathan and I discuss what "Normal" means.  As homeschoolers we are considered abnormal by most of society because we are still the minority when it comes to educating our children.  We discuss how the world wants to give us a definition of normal in regards to education, finances, lifestyle, and just about everything else in our lives.  Normal is whatever you de...

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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we had the pleasure of having the founder of Big Life Journal, Alexandra Eidens, join us on the show. Together with her husband Scott, they created the Big Life Journal along with the Big Life Kids Podcast to help kids grow up to be positive, resilient, confident human beings who strive to achieve great things in life. Today, Big Life Journal resources are used in hundreds of thousands ...

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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! We are so excited to share today's conversation. We have Dr. William Jackson, AKA The Nomadic Professor, joining us.  William has a BA in Asian Studies from Brigham Young University, a MA in Humanities from Pennsylvania State University, and a PhD in History from Syracuse University. He has been teaching as a university professor for almost a decade.

William has chosen to forego the tradit...

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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we are playing a special episode.  Several months ago we had the honor of being interviewed by Emily from the Untaming Podcast.  We had thought about doing a solo episode this week, and felt that our conversation with Emily really summarized everything that we wanted to speak on.  So, we reached out and asked if we could use her audio.  She was kind enough to let us use it and share it ...

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Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!
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Hello everyone and welcome back to the campfire! Today joining us are Keith and Renee, the creators of the platform, Sailing Zatara. 
Several years ago after a successful career, accumulating material possessions, and finding that happiness was not on the other side of money, Keith and Renee decided they needed a change. Their family of six left their Texas home with virtually no boating experience, and took off on a sailboat for a...

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Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!
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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Tara and Jared from The Classroom Less Travelled joining us for a conversation.  Several months ago they decided to sell their home, get rid of many of their belongings, and take their three children on an adventure of a life time.  They purchased a van and have been touring the backroads of America to explore, experience, and teach their children about this amazing part of the ...

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Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!
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Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the honor of Dr. Peter Gray joining us. Dr. Peter Gray is a research professor of Psychology at Boston College, TEDx Speaker, founding member of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education, and Author of 'Free to Learn: Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life'.   His TEDx speech, The Decline of Play, ha...

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Hello and welcome back! Today we have Vanessa, the creator of Vanessa's Holistic Living, joining us. She is a Waldorf inspired homeschool mom, US veteran, Military Spouse, and minimalist. She also has an educational background in health and wellness, and has a passion to lead her family and others in living a more holistic lifestyle.   
Vanessa and her family have moved and shuffled around the country due to her husband’s milita...

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Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!
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Today I spoke with my sister and cousin about how our homeschool year is going.  I always like to take a step back and evaluate how my plans are working out mid-year.  I think we all know what happens to 'plans'.  We spoke about how everything is going as new homeschooling moms, finding our rhythm, and some of our curriculum and resources that we are using. 
So grab a seat and join us as we find inspiration and encouragemen...

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